Approaching Our Purpose, According to Jesus

Candor & Grace

We all know that Jesus’ life was permeated with purpose. However, have we ever stopped to compare how Jesus approached His purpose and how we approach our purpose? There are three key points that can make a significant difference in the way we approach our purpose and can greatly influence the outcome of our pursuit of our purpose.

Fulling Your God-Given Purpose > Fulfilling Your Fleshly Desires

“My spirit is low and unsettled. How can I ask the Father to save Me from this hour? This hour is the purpose for which I have come into the world.” (John 12:27)

“Father, if You are willing, take this cup away from Me. Yet not My will, but Your will, be done.” (Luke 22:42)

Jesus’ resolve to fulfill His God-given purpose was greater than His temptation to fulfill His fleshly desires.

I think that, at times, we downplay the humanity of…

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